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31 Steve Cishek RP
Height/Weight: 6-6/217 | Birthdate: 6/18/1986 | Birthplace: Falmouth, MA | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: Miami | College: None | MLB Experience: 5 | Owned/Started%: 85/71 | Average Draft Position: 168.13
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Steve Cishek strikes out two in 31st save


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/16/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek picked up his 31st save Saturday, pitching a 1-2-3 ninth inning and recording two strikeouts in his team's 2-1 win over the Diamondbacks.

Cishek needed 19 pitches but was able to work a clean inning for just the second time in his last five appearances. Even though he hasn't been keeping the opposition of the scoreboard, the closer hasn't blown a save opportunity in the second half. Cishek owns a 3.78 ERA and 66:16 K:BB ratio in 52 1/3 innings.


Steve Cishek hangs on for 30th save Monday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/11/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek picked up his 30th save Monday, but it wasn't pretty, as he allowed two earned runs on two hits and one walk in one inning while striking out one to finish off his team's 6-5 victory over the Cardinals.

Cishek managed to get to two outs with just a runner on first before surrendering a triple and an infield single to let the Cardinals back in the game. He was able to follow up the single by striking out the next batter to end the game. Cishek owns a 3.86 ERA and 64:16 K:BB ratio in 51 1/3 innings.


Steve Cishek picks up 29th save Saturday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/9/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek earned his 29th save Saturday, giving up one hit and striking out one in a scoreless ninth inning to finish off his team's 4-3 win over the Reds.

Cishek has pitched in three straight games, giving up runs in his previous two outings, so he's unlikely to be available Sunday. He owns a 3.58 ERA and 63:15 K:BB ratio in 50 1/3 innings.


Steve Cishek surrenders run in save Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/8/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek allowed one earned run on two hits and a walk Friday but escaped the outing with his 28th save in his team's 2-1 victory over the Reds.

After the Reds offense failed to collect an extra-base hit in the first eight innings, Cishek led off the bottom of the ninth by allowing back-to-back doubles to put the tying run in scoring position with no outs. He was able to work out of trouble and avoid taking his first blown save in a month. Cishek owns a 3.65 ERA and 62:15 K:BB ratio in 49 1/3 innings.


Steve Cishek earns 27th save


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/29/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek picked up his 27th save Tuesday, giving up two hits and striking out two in a scoreless ninth inning to close out his team's 3-0 win over the Nationals.

Cishek has successfully converted seven straight save opportunities since giving up three runs in a no-out loss on July 9. He owns a 3.30 ERA and 57:14 K:BB ratio in 46 1/3 innings.


Steve Cishek closes out Astros despite serving up solo home run


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/27/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek worked past a shaky outing for the save Sunday against the Astros in Houston.

Cishek allowed a solo home run to Jon Singleton in the ninth. He was charged with one run on one hit and no walks while striking out two over one inning of work in a 4-2 victory. He has converted 26 saves in 29 attempts, with a 3.38 ERA and a 1.08 WHIP over 45 1/3 innings of releif.


Steve Cishek fans two, picks up 25th save


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/25/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek struck out two and needed 18 pitches to retire the side in order to close out a 2-0 win in Houston on Friday. Cishek has converted 25 saves in 28 opportunities. He owns a 3.25 ERA and a 1.08 WHIP over 44 1/3 innings of relief.

Steve Cishek nails down 24th save


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(7/24/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek nailed down his 24th save Thursday against the Braves.

Cishek entered the game with a one-run lead, and was able to pick up the save. He induced three fly outs from the middle of the Braves lineup for the save. Cishek lowered his ERA to 3.32 with the appearance. 


Steve Cishek nails down a save Tuesday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(7/22/2014) Marlins pitcher Steve Cishek nailed down a save Tuesday against the Braves.

Cishek entered with a one-run lead in the ninth inning. After giving up a leadoff single, Cishek settled down. Jordan Schafer was caught stealing for the first out, and both Andrelton Simmons and Ryan Doumit struck out to finish off Atlanta.

Cishek now has 23 saves on the year. With the outing, he lowered his ERA to 3.40.


Steve Cishek Ks two for save No. 22


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/21/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek struck out two and needed only 11 pitches to close a perfect frame and a 3-1 win over the Braves in extras. Cishek has converted 22 of 25 save chances, with a 3.48 ERA and a 1.14 WHIP over 41 1/3 innings of relief.

Report: Steve Cishek's name starting to come up in trade talks


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/21/2014) Steve Cishek has been the subject of recent trade talks, which could be a sign that the Marlins are willing to sell come the trade deadline, CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman reports Sunday. Cishek has converted 21 of 24 save chances, with a 3.57 ERA and a 1.17 WHIP over 40 1/3 innings.

Steve Cishek secures 21st save Sunday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/20/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek tossed a scoreless ninth inning during Sunday's 3-2 win against the Giants to secure his 21st save.

Cishek needed just 12 pitches to retire the side in order. He got Pablo Sandoval to fly out to left field, Michael Morse to line out to second base and Hector Sanchez to strike out swinging.


Steve Cishek takes loss in blown save Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/9/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek blew a save opportunity and took a loss Wednesday, giving up three earned runs on three hits and one walk without recording an out in his team's 4-3, 10-inning loss to the Diamondbacks.

Cishek (4-5) was given a two-run lead to open the bottom of the 10th before a single, a walk and another single brought the Diamondbacks to within one. With runners on first a third, Cishek surrendered a game-ending double to take his third blown save of the season. He owns a 3.76 ERA and 45:13 K:BB ratio in 38 1/3 innings.


Steve Cishek records 20th save Tuesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/9/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek struck out one in a 1-2-3 ninth inning Tuesday to earn his 20th save in his team's 2-1 win over the Diamondbacks.

The Marlins didn't take the lead until the top of the ninth inning, and Cishek was able to slam the door without issue. He's had two rough outings in the last two weeks but looks to be back on track. Cishek owns a 3.05 ERA and 45:12 K:BB ratio in 38 1/3 innings.


Steve Cishek picks up 19th save Saturday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/5/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek earned his 19th save Saturday, giving up one hit in a scoreless ninth inning to finish off his team's 6-5 win over the Cardinals.

Cishek bounced back nicely after blowing his previous save opportunity Thursday, and he needed just nine pitches to shut the door on Saturday's game. He owns a 3.13 ERA and 44:12 K:BB ratio in 37 1/3 innings.


Steve Cishek struggles again in blown save


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek lost for the second time in a week Thursday, as he blew his second save of the season in a 5-4 loss to the Phillies.

Cishek entered the game with a one-run lead, and allowed the Phillies to score twice in the ninth inning. He walked the leadoff hitter and allowed a one-out single to put runners on the corners. Cishek then induced a pair of grounders that brought both runners in, giving the Phillies the lead.

Cishek was tagged for four runs last Friday, and has now allowed six runs over his last 3 2/3 innings. His ERA has risen to 3.22 in 36 1/3 innings overall, though he is still 18 for 20 on save opportunities. 


Steve Cishek falls apart in non-save situation


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/28/2014) The Marlins turned to closer Steve Cishek to send Friday's game against the Athletics into extra innings, but he melted down in a 9-5 loss.

Cishek simply couldn't get anyone out in the game, as he made it through just two-thirds of an inning before he was lifted. Cishek was charged with four runs on five hits and a walk in his worst outing of the season, as he took the loss.

Cishek's ERA rose more than a full run based on Friday's appearance, and now stands at 2.97 through 33 1/3 innings. Cishek remains 18 for 19 on save opportunities.  


Steve Cishek fans the side for save No. 18


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/26/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek worked a perfect ninth Wednesday to close out a 3-2 win over the Phillies.

Cishek didn't have much room for error with a one-run lead, but he also didn't need much help. Cishek retired the Phillies in order on 17 pitches, striking out each batter en route to the save.

Cishek is now 18 for 19 on save chances this season, with a 1.93 ERA and 43 strikeouts in 32 2/3 innings of work. 


Steve Cishek wins it on play at the plate


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/21/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek nearly blew his second save of the season Friday, but got some help from the outfield defense in a 3-2 win over the Mets.

Cishek appeared to allow the tying run when he induced a fly ball to left field, but Marcell Ozuna gunned out Kirk Nieuwenhuis at the plate, ending the game and giving Cishek the save. He allowed one hit in one inning for the save.

Cishek is now 17 for 18 on save chances this season, with a 1.99 ERA in 31 2/3 innings of work. 


Steve Cishek notches 16th save Tuesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/17/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek picked up his 16th save Tuesday after giving up one earned run on one hit and striking out two in his team's 6-5 victory over the Cubs.

Cishek gave up a double to the leadoff hitter in the ninth inning, and after he advanced to third base on a passed ball, the runner was able to score on a sacrifice fly with one out. The closer retired the next batter to sew up the victory. Cishek owns a 2.35 ERA, 1.01 WHIP and 40:9 K:BB ratio in 30 2/3 innings.


Steve Cishek fans two for 15th save


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/11/2014) The offense rallied for an 8-5 lead late Tuesday, and closer Steve Cishek made sure it stood up as the Marlins took down the Rangers.

Cishek worked a quick and painless ninth inning as he retired the Rangers on 18 pitches. He struck out two batters en route to his 15th save in 16 chances.

Cishek has a 2.36 ERA in 26 2/3 innings of work on the season, with 34 strikeouts and just nine walks. 

The offense rallied for an 8-5 lead late Tuesday, and closer Steve Cishek made sure it stood up as the Marlins took down the Rangers.

Cishek worked a quick and painless ninth inning as he retired the Rangers on 18 pitches. He struck out two batters en route to his 15th save in 16 chances.

Cishek has a 2.36 ERA in 26 2/3 innings of work on the season, with 34 strikeouts and just nine walks. 


Steve Cishek Ks two for save No. 14 Sunday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(6/8/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek struck out two and worked a perfect ninth inning for the save Sunday afternoon against the Cubs at Wrigley Field. Cishek has converted 14 of 15 save chances, with a 2.45 ERA, a 1.13 WHIP and 32:9 K:BB ratio over 25 2/3 innings.

Steve Cishek secures shaky save Wednesday vs. Rays


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/4/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek surrendered one unearned run on one hit and two walks Wednesday, but he was able to lock up his 13th save in his team's 5-4 win over the Rays.

Cishek watched the first batter of the ninth inning reach on an error before surrending a double and a walk to load the bases. After the Rays scored one on a ground out, the closer was able to get another out before re-loading the bases with an intentional walk. The strategy paid off, as he induced a pop-up from the next batter to finish off the win. Cishek owns a 2.55 ERA and 30:9 K:BB ratio in 24 2/3 innings.


Steve Cishek records 12th save Monday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/2/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek struck out one during a 1-2-3 ninth inning Monday to pick up his 12th save in his team's 3-1 win over the Rays.

Cishek suffered his second loss Sunday after giving up two runs on three hits and a walk, but he was able to bounce back with a perfect frame one night later. He owns a 2.66 ERA and 30:7 K:BB ratio in 23 2/3 innings.


Steve Cishek allows first home run at the worst time


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(6/1/2014) Marlins closer Steve Cishek allowed his first home run of the season at the worst possible time.

Cishek entered the ninth with the score tied at two. He immediately allowed a single to Freddie Freeman, and gave up a two-run bomb to Evan Gattis. Cishek was able to get through the inning unscathed after that, but the damage had already been done. The Marlins could not come back in the bottom of the inning, handing Cishek a loss.